Marine Park

Marine Park Playground in Vancouver, Washington

This 58.3-acre community park is connected to Esther Short and Wintler parks by the Waterfront River Renaissance Trail. Marine Park is also next door to Vancouver's Water Resources Education Center and the only boat launch site operated by the City of Vancouver.


  • Ball fields
  • Benches and picnic tables
  • Boat launch
  • Picnic shelter (available for reservations May - September)
  • Playground with swings
  • Restrooms (open April - October)
  • Walking paths


Parking fees are charged year-round at the Marine Park Boat Launch. But there is no fee to park near the playground. Those interested in the boat launch can purchase an Annual Parking Pass.

The picnic shelter at Marine Park can be reserved for a $50 fee per day between May 1 and September 30. Click here to reserve the shelter or call 360-487-7100 if you have questions.


5 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Contact Information

To get information about holding a special event at this park (family reunion, wedding, corporate event, etc.), please call Sean Douglas at 360-487-8330.

To report maintenance issues at this park, please contact City of Vancouver Maintenance and Operations at 360-487-8177.